advanced trauma life support program

advanced trauma life support program

A formal set of procedures recommended for use by doctors dealing with severely injured people or those with catastrophic bleeding from disease. One of the central factors in the program is the treatment of shock from reduced blood volume by the immediate infusion of fluids.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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It has been revised based on the 2017 Advanced Trauma Life Support program for physicians.
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